An officer of the New York Police Department has been fired for writing tickets and summons to dead people, which he claims was due to a ticket quota that had been enacted. The idea of a “ticket quota” is not one many find comforting and it isn’t the first time it’s been alleged at a Read on! →


A few oddballs out there have always wondered whether or not to get a kit car, for various reasons. However, for those who might consider taking the plunge, there are some pros and cons to kit cars that should be considered. Cars built in sheds Kit cars are a bit of a curiosity. They aren’t Read on! →


Let’s continue our look at female innovators, inventors and activists. This concludes a three-part article on important women in automotive history. Here’s PART 1 and PART 2. Other random historical bits from women’s automotive history In 1910, 5 percent all licensed drivers in the U.S. were women In 1916, the Girl Scouts began to offer Read on! →


Hotels and recreational vehicles are expensive, not to mention bulky, and tents are not always the most accommodating. To that end, a number of DIY enthusiasts and plenty of companies do camper conversions, making everyday vehicles into a living space. No stakes or sleeping bags needed Camping is one of the most common forms of Read on! →


If you are a parent, especially of a teenager who is of driving age, you should know that, according to AAA, the most deadly period for teen drivers is practically upon us. The tragic season occurs on the 100 days between Memorial Day and Labor Day. The deadliest season Obviously, this season coincides with summer Read on! →


There are times we all wish that our cars would just go — no maintenance, no oil changes, no worries. If you own or lease a vehicle, though, you need to keep an eye on vehicle maintenance. The good news is, if you keep up on your maintenance, you can save time and money. Keeping Read on! →


We are coming to the end of Robotics Week. That’s right, a week dedicated to all things robot. To celebrate, Ford has dug up some old pictures and press releases about an old friend. Freddie Ford was a talking promotional robot used at events in the late 1960s. Made almost entirely out of auto parts Read on! →


When you’re purchasing a used car, it is important to protect your investment – no matter who you buy it from. A warranty on a used car is a best-case scenario, but it is important to know that there are several different types of used car warranties. When you are purchasing a used car from Read on! →


If you love collector cars, you’ve come to the right place. These bizarre collector car stories seem hard to believe, but remember – the truth is often stranger than fiction. CLICK HERE if you missed the beginning of this article. Close encounter with a telephone pole Swedish national Bo Stefan Eriksson currently sits in prison Read on! →